- 360 pages
- Autobiography of Miss. Cornelia Knight, Lady Companion to the Princess Charlotte of Wales, Vol. 1 of 2
- Ellis Cornelia Knight
- 24 July 2018 Ellis Cornelia Knight
Excerpt From Autobiography Of Miss Cornelia Knight, Lady Companion To The Princess Charlotte Of Wales, Vol 1 Of 2A Book Of This Kind Scarcely Needs A Sponsor It Carries The Impression Of Its Authenticity On Every Page Afew Words, However, May Be Said About The Circumstances Of Its Publication In The Expectation That I Should Find In Them Materials For An Inte Resting Work, The Papers From Which These Volumes Have Been Compiled Were Given To Me, Some Years Ago, By The Family Into Whose Hands They Passed On Miss Knight S Death On Examining Them, I Found That They Consisted Of A Considerable Number Of Journal Books, The Dates Of Which Covered Than Half A Century, And An Unfinished Autobiogra Phical Memoir, Written Principally On Loose Sheets Of Paper The Latter Had Obviously Been Commenced At A Very Late Period Of Life, And Had Been Inter Rupted By Death The Journals, However, Supplied All That Was Needed To Complete The Memoir To The Very End Of The Writer S Life Indeed, The Conv Tinuous Memoir Had Been Written From The Diaries.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.